Terms & Conditions - Childminder Referral Programme

Tiney’s referral program eligibility and rewards

Tiney’s childminder referral program is open to any actively registered childminder, current trainee, tiney consultant or any parent with an active childcare enrolment.

Referral rewards payouts will be administered by tiney when the eligibility criteria outlined below are met. In most cases Tiney will issue reward payouts as future credit against invoices, or as credit in the tiney wallet. Reward credit can be used against future invoices processed with tiney. In the case of a tiney consultant direct reward payment may be issued.

If you’ve referred someone to open a tiney home

If you refer someone to tiney using a referral code, and they go on to start trading, then you’ll receive the referral reward as long as the following conditions are met.

In order to be eligible, your referee must join tiney and provide a valid referral code before they pay their joining fee. They must give their referral code when booking the initial call or when speaking to an advisor on the phone. A valid code must be given before your referee pays the joining fee. The referee must be new to tiney and not already in our system (as defined by having completed a prior call with a tiney advisor).

The referral code will be considered valid if:

  • The person who provided the code is either; a) a childminder currently registered with tiney b) a current trainee registered with tiney, who has joined tiney’s training within the last 6 months c) a parent with an active childcare enrolment at a tiney setting d) a consultant working with tiney who has been issued a referral code
  • The childminder who provided the code should not currently be in the process of deregistration.
  • The referral code must not have been used more than 5 times in the same calendar month, except when there is an active referral competition.

Valid codes allow the referee to join tiney for an upfront single payment of £180 (a 55% discount of tiney’s typical split Joining Fee of £400) and entitle the referring trainee, Childminder, Parent, or consultant, a reward to the value of £150.

When a referee opens their setting and a new parent pays the referees first invoice, the referrer will be eligible for a reward to the value of £150. If:

The referring Childminder is currently registered with tiney, and is not in the process of deregistration. The referring trainee is currently in training. The referring parent still has an active app account with tiney. The tiney consultant is still an active consultant for tiney.

The value of the £150 reward may be either paid directly into a tiney wallet or may be applied as a credit on future tiney payment fees or childcare invoices. tiney reserves the right to decide on the method of reward payment.

These terms and conditions are valid for any joining fee paid after the 28th May 2024. If you referred someone before that date then previous terms and conditions apply.

This offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offers or discounts.

Offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offers that reduce the joining fee.

If you’ve been given a code by an existing tiney childminder, trainee, tiney parent or tiney consultant

If you’ve been given a code by someone who is eligible to participate in the tiney referral scheme, you’ll receive a discount on your joining fee as long as the following conditions have been met.

You must enter a valid code when booking your initial call or when speaking to your sales advisor. A valid referral code must be provided before you pay the joining fee.

A referral code is considered valid if the following conditions are met:

You (the referee) have not previously had a call with a tiney advisor and subsequently returned with a code The person who provided you the code is either; a) a childminder currently registered with tiney b) a current trainee registered with tiney, who has joined tiney’s training within the last 6 months c) a parent with an active childcare enrolment at a tiney setting d) a consultant working with tiney who has been issued a referral code The childminder who provided you the code should not currently be in the process of deregistration. The referral code must not have been used more than 5 times in the same calendar month by other people, except when there is an active referral competition.

To qualify for the referral program, codes must be provided before the joining fee has been paid. Codes will not be accepted and refunds will not be provided after this point.

These terms and conditions are valid for any joining fee paid after the 28th May 2024. If you referred someone before that date, previous terms and conditions apply.

This offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offers or discounts. The opportunity to join tiney for a single Joining Fee payment of £180 will be offered on provision of a valid referral code. No cash alternative will be provided.


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